MINEX Central Asia
Wednesday 14 March 2012
MINEX Central Asia to be held in Astana, Kazakhstan, from 17-19 April 2012, is recognised as the largest and most authoritative international forum on prospecting, exploration and mining in Kazakhstan and Central Asia.
- MINEX Central asia 2012 brochure (PDF)
MINEX’s strong ties with the Government Agencies and Policy makers in Kazakhstan provide a developed Government Relations Platform at the forum. Presently the leadership of Kazakhstan is taking a proactive approach in resolving issues faced by the mining and exploration industry in the country and in the region. Forum participants can learn about forthcoming legislation and government initiatives from the conference speakers, as well as ask direct questions regarding taxation, licensing, investment opportunities and other related issues during the Q&As sessions and one on one meetings with the senior government officials.
The forum is organised with the aim of unlocking underexplored mineral potential of Kazakhstan and Central Asia and focuses on creating of new international partnerships and attracting investments in the development of mineral exploration and sustainable mining in the region.
Forum’s technical committee comprised of 30 leading industry experts and chaired by Mr Jan Lewis, President of IOM3, will be preparing forum’s agenda in close cooperation with the leading mining companies, government agencies and foreign investors.
Forum will address proposed changes in the reorganisation and further development of mining and geological industry of Kazakhstan. The forum will also offer platform for other Central Asia states for showcasing mining investment projects and innovative technologies for more efficient mineral exploration, extraction and processing. The forum incorporates a two day conference, on-site exhibition and pre-forum Master Classes organised for mining professionals.